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Verify Domain Controller

Posted on 2006-11-24
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I am writing batch file to verify the stage of DC. How can i find out:

1. The server is DC. Is there any special service is running?
2. How can I write simple command to verify authetication process to specific DC?

Thanks in Advance
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Question by:plusign
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joachim.claeys@teleatlas.com earned 63 total points
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Here's how to check if it's a domain controller:

@echo off
setlocal
set test=nltest /dclist:%USERDNSDOMAIN%
set fnd1=Findstr /C:"Site:"
set fnd2=Find /I "%ComputerName%"
set dc=N
for /f "Tokens=1 Delims=. " %%d in ('%test%^|%fnd1%^|%fnd2%') do (
 set dc=Y
)
if "%dc%" EQU "N" goto nodc
@echo Domain controler
endlocal
goto :EOF
:nodc
@echo No DC
endlocal

I don't know of a way to authenticate using a batch file.
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by:Jay_Jay70
Jay_Jay70 earned 62 total points
ID: 18015777
"set logonserver" will give you the result of which DC is being logged on to
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